Overview

Likely the best way to spend 5 days in Kenya, this tour takes in Masai Mara and the scenic Lake Naivasha & Lake Nakuru National Park - allowing for some superb wildlife viewing and some exciting activites, such as a Boat Safari, all in the midst of beautiful landscapes.

A typical Safari Itinerary is listed below. Note that prices vary depending on the month or season of travel, with July to October being peak season while April to mid June is low season.

2 nights Masai Mara | 1 night Lake Naivasha | 1 night Lake Nakuru

Itinerary

Day 01: Start of your Safari from Nairobi

Your Driver-Guide reports to your hotel for Start of the safari, with a 8am departure for a picturesque drive descending the Great Rift Valley and onwards to Masai Mara, Kenya's famous game reserve. ( Drive time 5.5 hours). You will be in a private safari vehicle. You will stop briefly enroute at the Great Rift Valley viewpoint to enjoy the stunning views of the largest Valley in the world, said to be visible from outer space. Arrive at your camp in Masai Mara for a leisurely lunch. Your afternoon game drive starts at 3.30pm, allowing spotting of the amazing wildlife in the reserve ranging from the Big Cats such as Lion, Leopard & Cheetah to Rhino, Elephant and Wildebeest. Our Driver-Guide will try his best to show you not just the ''Big Five'' animals but the ''Big Nine'' as well. Return to your tented camp by 6.30pm.
Dinner and overnight at Sarova Mara Game Camp.

Day 02: Start the day with an early morning game drive in Masai Mara

You will be taken on two gamedrives today, one in the morning from 6.15am to 9am, before breakfast and the other in the late afternoon after lunch from 3.30pm to 6.30pm. Early mornings and late afternoons are considered the best time to spot animals at their most active. As your safari is private, your gamedrive timings are flexible, convenient if travelling with children or if on a honeymoon when you perhaps want to lie in longer on some of the days. You may also choose to have a full day game drive [ one for the whole day] with a packed picnic lunch at no extra cost. Return in the evening for dinner and overnight at the camp.
Dinner and overnight at Sarova Mara Game Camp.

Day 03: Masai Mara to Lake Naivasha

Conclude your stay in the Mara with a shorter early morning gamedrive followed by breakfast. Your Safari now takes you to Lake Naivasha, a fresh water lake which is a popular tourist spot in Kenya for locals and foreigners alike. Arrive in time for lunch. Rest of the day at leisure - the lodge we book at the lake offer beautiful natural spaces where you can see numerous bird species among the trees as well as spot some animals ranging from waterbuck to warthogs. You may also choose to book a one hour Lake Boat Safari at extra cost during which you get to see some of the lake's wildlife such as hippos as well as enjoy the picturesque views of the lake and surrounding highland landscapes.
Dinner and overnight at Lake Naivasha Country Club.

Day 04: Lake Naivasha to Lake Nakuru

Today you can savour a relaxed breakfast as you only need to start your journey to Lake Nakuru National park by 9 am after breakfast. Lake Nakuru is not only a Unesco World Heritage site but also a Bird & Rhino sanctuary where you also get to see Lion and Leopard. Arrive by midday and proceed to your booked accommodation for a leisurely lunch. At 3,30 pm embark on a comprehensive game drive of this scenic park including visits to viewpoints which offer superb photo opportunities. Return to the lodge/camp for by 6.30pm.
Dinner and overnight at Sarova Lion Hill Lodge [ option of Flamingo Hill Tented Camp or similar, incase of unavailability ].

Day 05: Return to Nairobi

Arise early for a 6.30am game drive which will conclude your Safari tour. Following breakfast and check out, you now head back to Nairobi with brief stops along the way at the Rift Valley Escarpment. Arrive in Nairobi 3 hours later. Onward drop off transfer to the JKIA international airport for your flight home or drop off at your overnight hotel.

Tour Price

Rates are per person sharing in US Dollars.

Rates depend on number of people travelling together in one vehicle hence 2 [two people] , 4 and 6 persons.

Travel Dates Per Person Sharing (US $)
Number of People Travelling >>> 2-3 persons 4-5 persons 6 persons
16 July - 15 Sept 2020 1620 1405 1335
16 Sept - 15 Oct 2020 1285 1070 1000
16 Oct - 31 Oct 2020 1250 1035 965
01 Nov - 22 Dec 2020 1175 970 900
23 Dec - 02 Jan 2021 1560 1345 1275
03 Jan - 31 Mar 2021 1230 1025 955
01 Apr - 15 June 2021 1060 855 785
16 June - 30 June 2021 1215 1010 940
01 July - 15 July 2021 1285 1070 1000
16 July - 15 Sept 2021 1620 1405 1335
16 Sept - 15 Oct 2021 1285 1070 1000
16 Oct - 31 Oct 2021 1250 1035 965
01 Nov - 22 Dec 2021 1175 970 900
23 Dec - 02 Jan 2022 1560 1345 1275

Inclusions & Exclusions

What's included

  • Accommodation as specified in the itinerary on Full board* basis in the lodges/camps.
  • Exclusive transport in a Safari Tour Microbus with a Gameviewing roof hatch and UHF radio
  • 06 Private Safari gamedrives for the tour
  • Services of a certified Professional, English-speaking Driver~Guide including all his expenses & allowances
  • Fuel, driver and car park fees, driver's allowance
  • All Park entry fees for clients, driver~guide and vehicle
  • 24 hour Back Up support if required

What's not included

  • International flight tickets and visa costs.
  • Tips, drinks, laundry, calls, and all such costs of a personal nature.
  • Credit Card Surcharge of 5 to 7% will apply or Bank Transfer Fees of USD 50.

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